Jerry Garcia Mixolydian Done Right!

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  1. VictorB

    VictorB Formerly LZF Super Mod

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    This is the first lesson I have ever seen that gets Jerry's playing right.

    It's more than just the Mixolydian! As per Jerry's bluegrass roots, he throws the minor 3rd in there.... so important, and it's what makes Jerry JERRY!

    Enjoy!

     
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    paradice Senior Member

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    He was freakin me out with that grin at the start....but then he played the chords! So simple but sound great
     
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    twst1up Senior Member

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    Been watching this stitch guy for a few weeks now. I'm a big fan of the "jam" thing....this guy presents it perfectly pour moi
     
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    SGeoff Premium Member

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    good lesson, I enjoyed that. I have to say, the 900 lb gorilla in the room is actually a 900 lb cat:shock:
     
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    deadringer Senior Member

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    I can't say I'm a Jerry fan, but I'm definitely digging that guy's videos. Seems like a great teacher that presents it in an unintimidating way. :thumb:
     
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    SteveC Village Elder V.I.P. Member

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    Watched this all the way through... blew me away. Beyond me, technically. I get it - conceptually. I understand it. But, it's still so far beyond my grasp and ability to execute.

    It was eye opening to me, from the standpoint of how he deconstructed Jerry's sound. It's amazing (to me) how people can sus this out on their own and then explain it, so that an idiot like me can, at least, understand what they are saying.

    Well done!!!!
     
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    staffy Senior Member

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    Shades of Jessica in there I think a penny may have dropped ........
     
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    Discovered Stitch a few months ago. He's a really good teacher.
     
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